Karen Lougheed is the co-owner of LRG and has over three decades of research experience. She specializes in research, analysis, and report writing related to codes, industry standards, materials, and other aspects of the construction industry.
Karen graduated summa cum laude from the University of Central Florida (UCF) with a BS in Business Administration and also received a Master of Business Administration degree from UCF. Previous to LRG, she was a research analyst with the U.S. Department of Commerce and Sea World. Her reputation as a “research expert” has resulted in speaking engagements at numerous research conferences, as well as periodic interviews in print and on broadcast media.